Holidays in Brixham

furzeham green park

25 things to do on our doorstep

Car free ideas and suggestions to enjoy Brixham. Picnic on the green in front of the house. Long walks through Churston woods. Visit the Military museum at Fishcombe cove – www.brixhambattery.net. Enjoy a pint in the award winning CAMRA pub across the green – The Queens Arms – www.thequeensarmsbrixham.co.uk. Enjoy a game of tennis on […]

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Brixham outer harbour

Cove hopping in Brixham

One of Brixham’s lesser known attractions is the coastal walk from the outer harbour through battery gardens and along the coastal path. Perfect for dog walking and holiday snaps there are many views and hidden coves to discover. So if you want to escape from the crowds, join us on a coastal trip. We’re on […]

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Coryton Cove Beach, Dawlish

This is another of South Devon’s hidden beaches, yet easier to access in Dawlish. The seafront of this town is unique as the main railway line down to Plymouth and Cornwall. The track runs along the seafront in Dawlish, separating the sea from the town centre. At the western end of the seafront, the train […]

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Dawlish Warren

Dawlish Warren marks the point where the coastline of South Devon becomes East Devon.  On the mouth of the River Exe, with Exmouth on the opposite side, there are some great views along the coast. So what is there and who will Dawlish Warren appeal to?  The main trait of the area is the high […]

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Ness Beach, Shaldon

Some of the beaches in South Devon have great access.  Open car parks almost on the sand, flat paths onto the beach, a choice of cafe’s and watersports hire, and lifeguards and toilets. Others don’t.  Negotiate nettle-lined winding paths, numerous steps down a cliff to a beach where even the seagulls avoid due to the […]

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Blackpool Sands, near Dartmouth

One of the most photographed beaches in South Devon is Blackpool Sands, a few miles outside Dartmouth. This perfect crescent of shingle beach is flanked by wooded cliffs on either side making a perfect photo opportunity. The beach is popular with locals and holidaymakers to the area, but large enough to cope with visitor numbers. […]

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